The ground is rocky and yet a flower blooms. Life is hard for an orphan and yet God is at work, showing love and bringing joy. Still, the joy is a glimpse, perhaps a beginning of something new, a brief look at hope in a hard world. May the glimpse become “fullness of joy!” The Psalmist praises God, “You make known to me the path of life, in your presence there is fullness of joy. . .” (Psalm 16:11).
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